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Krugman: Not a Democrat, Still Sucks

Mr. Glenn Greenwald was kind enough to respond to one of my Tweets yesterday in which, as befits the medium, I made the somewhat simplistic comment that Paul Krugman is a Democrat hack. Glenn disagreed with my characterization, and even … Continue reading

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Budget crisis or sinister Koch plot? Whither Karl Rove?

Is this a historic moment? Or, an historic moment, if you prefer? I don’t know, but I hope so. A cursory reading of our financial condition would suggest that we’re quickly running out of money, and unless we stop spending … Continue reading

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While we’re at it…

Can the current kerfuffle in Wisconsin be a “teachable moment” for us? Could we please, please rethink our views on education? Increasingly, we are living in a country which values form over function. For proof of this, you need look … Continue reading

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Nir Rosen, and Other Cretins

The latest incident of a member of the humane and progressive left accidentally letting slip a little honesty this week is as good a time as any to reflect on just who these people really are. In the words of … Continue reading

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The Future’s so Bright

The estimable Iowahawk linked today on Twitter to a story in McClatchy dealing with a study that found most college students don’t learn “higher order” thinking skills. This sort of announcement is not news to anyone who has spent more … Continue reading

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Life in the Cenozoic Era

This week, six people were shot and killed in Tucson. That’s roughly .013% of the people murdered in the city of Chicago last year. Compared to the death tolls in Iraq or Afghanistan, it’s a drop in the ocean. There’s … Continue reading

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